Nigeria moves top of Group E after win against Libya in AFCON qualifiers

The Super Eagles of Nigeria has moved to the top of their 2019 African Nations qualifying Group E after defeating home side Libya 3-2 in Sfax, Tunisia.

A goal in each half from Odion Ighalo and another strike from Ahmed Musa gave the Super Eagles their third straight win in Group E.

The other Group E game between bottom placed Seychelles and South Africa played earlier in Victoria ended in a draw. The Super Eagles now lead Group E with nine points. South Africa whom Nigeria face in Johannesburg on November 17 is second with eight points.

Libya are now third with four points from four games and Seychelles occupy the bottom of the log with one point also from four games

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